The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Server Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Support
Rank 226 227 203
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 17 31 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.47% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.49% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 55
Median salary £32,500 £36,250 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% +36.79%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Server Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5718 6372 6827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.59% 96.87% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4785 5195 5483
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Server Support in the job title.

Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Server Support
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Server Support across the North West region.

Server Support Salary Trend in the North West

Server Support
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Support across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Server Support Salary Histogram in the North West

Server Support
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Support within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +10 13 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Cheshire +32 2 - -
Lancashire +15 2 £31,750 -25.29%
Server Support
England

Server Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Server Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Server Support in the job title.

1 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) VMware
2 16 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
4 11 (45.83%) Hyper-V
5 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
6 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (33.33%) Problem Management
7 8 (33.33%) Java
7 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 8 (33.33%) Perl
7 8 (33.33%) Cisco
7 8 (33.33%) Red Hat
7 8 (33.33%) Nagios
8 7 (29.17%) VPN
8 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
8 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (25.00%) DNS
9 6 (25.00%) DHCP
9 6 (25.00%) Citrix
10 5 (20.83%) Service Management
10 5 (20.83%) Manufacturing
10 5 (20.83%) Project Management
10 5 (20.83%) AIX

Server Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
4 5 (20.83%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) VPN
2 6 (25.00%) DHCP
2 6 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (8.33%) Firewall
3 2 (8.33%) SAN
3 2 (8.33%) SMTP
3 2 (8.33%) VLAN
4 1 (4.17%) LAN
4 1 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (4.17%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (20.83%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
1 16 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (20.83%) AIX
3 5 (20.83%) Linux
3 5 (20.83%) Unix
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Project Management
2 5 (20.83%) Service Management
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) Logistics
5 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) Java
1 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 8 (33.33%) Perl
2 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) MCSE
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.50%) MCSA
3 2 (8.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
1 11 (45.83%) Hyper-V
2 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.83%) XenApp
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Server
4 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) Nagios
2 5 (20.83%) AirWatch
3 1 (4.17%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.17%) HP SIM
3 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (66.67%) VMware
3 8 (33.33%) Cisco
3 8 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 6 (25.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) Intel
5 1 (4.17%) Juniper
5 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
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